Income Of Cell Phone Operators Increasing
In the first quarter of the year, cell phone operators, operating in Georgia generated total income of 110.9 mln GEL (without VAT and excise). According to the Georgian National Communications Commission, retail income generated in January-March by cell phone operator from cell phone services was 9.3 mln GEL more than within the same period last year.
Incomes of three months of the year by cell phone companies is as follows:
Magti – 52 092 903 GEL
Geocel - 40 498 381 GEL
Beeline – 18 098 156 GEL
Silknet - 206 961 GEL
G-mobile - 36815 GEL
In Georgia there are 4,924,690 cell phone users. Number of users by companies is as follows:
Magti – 1,986,150
Geocel – 1,807,974
Beeline - 1,113,359
Silknet – 16,028
G-mobile - 1,179
Compared to the last year, incomes of Magti increased by 4.8 mln GEL; of Geocel – by 3.1 mln GEL and of Beeline – by 1.4 mln GEL.